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Nepal and ӯƱ

ӯƱ's country partnership strategy for Nepal considers development challenges in a federal system, the strategic objectives and priorities of the government, the activities of other development partners in the country, and the best use of the banks limited resources.

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  • Macroeconomic Update: Nepal (September 2020)
    Country Planning Documents
    Macroeconomic Update: Nepal (September 2020)

    This Update provides forecasts for FY2021 growth, inflation and current account balance while analyzing Nepals macroeconomic performance in FY2020. ?

  • Nepal's Economy to Slow Further in FY2021
    ӯƱ from Country Offices
    Nepal's Economy to Slow Further in FY2021

    Nepals economy is anticipated to grow by 1.5% in fiscal year (FY) 2021 from the preliminary estimate of 2.3% in FY2020, says the latest Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2020 Update, a flagship publication of the ӯƱ.

  • Farmers in Nepal reap the benefits of rehabilitated farmers-managed irrigation systems
    Project Result / Case Study
    Farmers in Nepal reap the benefits of rehabilitated farmers-managed irrigation systems

    Agriculture plays a key role in Nepals economy, contributing 27% of gross domestic product in 2019, engaging 55% of the countrys working age population (above 15 years) in subsistence agriculture. However, Nepals agriculture sector suffers from low productivity, one of the main reasons being insufficient irrigation and heavy dependence on the monsoon rain.

Economic Forecast

GDP forecasts are based on ӯƱ's flagship publication, the Asian Development Outlook. Updated four times a year, it analyzes economic and development issues in developing countries in Asia and the Pacific.


Poverty in Nepal

Development indicators for Nepal, including a selection of economic, environmental, and social indicators used globally to track progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals.


Results of ӯƱ-Supported Operations, 2010-2018

Results achieved are aggregate amounts of outputs and outcomes from operations reported in project completion reports and extended annual review reports circulated for the year.


Projects Cofinanced

Cofinancing operations enable ӯƱs financing partners, governments or their agencies, multilateral financing institutions, and commercial organizations to participate in financing ӯƱ projects. Additional funds are provided in the form of official loans and grants, technical assistance, other concessional financing, and commercial cofinancing such as B loans, risk transfer arrangements, parallel loans and equity, guarantee cofinancing, and cofinancing for transactions under ӯƱs Trade Finance Program.


Project Performance, 2000-2018

ӯƱ Projects in Nepal

Project Results

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29 Sep 2020 | ӯƱ from Country Offices

ӯƱ Approves $50 Million Assistance to Address Flooding in Nepals River Basins

ӯƱ?has approved a $40 million concessional loan and a $10 million project grant to help manage and mitigate flooding in Nepals Terai region.

15 Sep 2020 | ӯƱ from Country Offices

Nepal's Economy to Slow Further in FY2021

Nepals economy is anticipated to grow by 1.5% in fiscal year (FY) 2021 from the preliminary estimate of 2.3% in FY2020, says the latest Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2020 Update, a flagship publication of the ӯƱ.

09 Jul 2020 | ӯƱ Release

ӯƱ, Education Above All Foundation Agree to Work Together for Quality Primary Education for Out-of-School Children

ӯƱ?and the Qatar-based Education Above All?Foundation have signed an agreement to carry out $100 million in joint projects to put out-of-school and at-risk children into quality primary education.

30 Jun 2020 | ӯƱ from Country Offices

ӯƱ Approves $3 Million Grant to Support Nepal Against COVID-19

The Asian Development Bank (ӯƱ) has approved a $3 million grant from its Asia Pacific Disaster Response Fund (APDRF) to further support Nepal in its fight against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic.?

Contact

Nepal Resident Mission (NRM) - Asian Development Bank (ӯƱ)

Metro Park Building, Lazimpat, Ward No. 2, P.O. Box 5017, Kathmandu, Nepal

? Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.?(Monday to Friday)

? Tel +977 1 4005120
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